Definitions for "Keloids"
smooth, pink, raised, firm, fibrous growths on the skin that form secondary to injury.
Overgrowth of scar tissue at the site of a wound on the skin. New scar tissue is elevated, rounded, firm and irregularly shaped. Occurs most often in young women and blacks. Sometimes requires local treatment or surgery.
are scars that grow excessively. They can occur after an operation, burn, vaccination, or even ear piercing.